, mike brown, just into the season, fired. warriors and lakers, golden state had lost nine games, the last nine games in los angeles, second quarter, clay thompson, to seth curry, for the up and under. a nifty play there, the warriors, but this is all about kobe bryant, driving, that is why he is kobe bryant. fourth quarter, more of the same. kobe bryant with the steal, going coast to coast with the slam, he finished just 27 points, lakers win, 101-77. usf and stanford, the season opener, at oracle arena, he slams it home. under nine minutes to go, lays it in, the hoop. and the foul. and he is fired up about it. a little bit later, stanford with the inbound play. aaron bright, for powell, 27 on the night, stanford wins, 74-62. and to football with some huge injury news for the oakland raiders on friday. runningbacks, darren mcfadden, out. and richard seamore will also sit out against baltimore, that does it for sports, more news coming after the bre [ female announcer ] welcome, one and all, to a tastier festive feast. so much to sip and savor. a feeding frenzy, to say the least.